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FRANCESCO MOLINARI RUMORS

Italian Open: Molinari, Wiesberger share lead in Turin

TURIN, Italy -- Home favorite Francesco Molinari and Austria's Bernd Wiesberger both shot 66 to share the first round lead at the Italian Open on Thursday, while Stephen Gallacher's bid to earn a late spot on Europe's Ryder Cup team ran into trouble. Molinari and Wiesberger managed six birdies each in their bogey-free rounds to finish six under par. They lead a group...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Golf Trick Shot Artist Challenges Rugby Players

Watching a professional golf trick shot artist in action is fun. Watching a professional golfer attempt those same trick shots is funny. Watching big, strong rugby players with few golf skills try to execute those same trick shots is hilarious.Such was the recipe for the European Tour’s first promo for the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth Club in Surrey, England, May 22-25. The...
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March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Molinari shoots 62 for early lead

Francesco Molinari took advantage of calm conditions to shoot a flawless 10-under 62 at the Scottish Open on Thursday, taking a three-stroke lead midway through a low-scoring first round of the British Open warm-up event. The Italian Ryder Cup player rolled in 10 birdies on a still, dry morning at the Castle Stuart links course to match the previous best round in the tournament...
Via AP on Fox
July 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Molinari takes lead at Spanish Open

Francesco Molinari of Italy took the clubhouse lead during a rainy and windy first round of the Spanish Open, shooting a 2-under 70 to sit one shot ahead of four players. Molinari made four birdies to go with two bogeys on the Jose Maria Olazabal-designed Real Club de Golf de Sevilla. ''I'm very happy as I played really solid but it was tough as it can get,''...
Via AP on Fox
May 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Francesco Molinari to rest up before the majors

Francesco Molinari will rest in the week leading up to all four major championships in a bid to retain his place in the European Ryder Cup team this year. The 29-year-old Italian missed the cut in the opening three majors last year, the Masters, U.S. Open and British Open. The Masters starts on April 5, so he won't contest the Shell Houston Open in Texas this week after finishing...
Via AP on Fox
March 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Golf-Molinaris feeling the pressure at World Cup (Reuters)

Italian brothers Edoardo and Francesco Molinari acknowledge they are under more pressure at golf's $7.5 million World Cup following their success at the event two years ago in Shenzen.
Via Yahoo! Sports
November 23, 2011  |  Discuss
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